Soy Candles: Soy candles stimulate the economy by utilizing a natural, renewable resource. Many soybeans are grown right here in the United States! Soy candles support local farmers and by doing so, candles create a huge demand for this product. By purchasing soy candles, you are supporting the local economy! 100% pure soy candles burn cleaner, last longer, and hold more fragrance’
Health Benefits: Soy candles are in high demand for not only being free from toxic chemicals & carcinogenic compounds but they are 100% vegan! A variety of candles contain animal products. For example, Beeswax comes from the hives of bees. Tallow, fat from cows or sheep, became the standard material used in candles in Europe, and some wax even comes from whales or dolphins.
The Dangers of Paraffin Wax: In comparison, candles made from synthetic waxes usually contain phthalates and toxic chemicals. As candles burn, phthalates are released into the air where they may be inhaled or absorbed through skin. This could aggravate allergy or asthma symptoms, cause headaches and alter hormone level.